Uncle Mud

Uncle Mud

Natural Cottage Project


Uncle Mud (aka Chris McClellan) raises free-range, organic children in suburban Ohio. He uses natural building as his soapbox to preach self-reliance and community empowerment. He can be found anywhere there is mud to play in.

Uncle will be speaking at the Mother Earth News Fair Online.


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From Fireplaces to Rocket Heaters: Uncle Mud’s ramblings on clean wood heat

In the Age of Consumerism we often miss the "how" and "why" things work and then wonder why they don't. Join Uncle Mud for a fireside chat as he shares his personal and sometimes scary and expensive experiences heating with wood, including how he heats his drafty trailer house in snowy Cleveland Ohio for less than $100 per year. (HINT: It doesn't involve a chain saw or splitting wood, but it does involve getting muddy!)
Winter Warmth

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